• Modi's China visit leads to signing of 24 deals
Modi's China visit leads to signing of 24 deals.
15 May, 2015. \\ National.

Chinese premier Li Keqiang on Friday said that his talks with Indian prime minister Narendra Modi have met expectations."We just had in-depth talks and touched a wide range of topics, which we both ex...

  • Rahul Gandhi begins padyatra on farmers' issues in Telangana; Gaurav Gogoi accompanies him
Rahul Gandhi begins padyatra on farmers' issues in Telangana; Gaurav Gogoi accompanies him.
15 May, 2015. \\ National.

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is undertaking a 15-kilometre padyatra in Telangana's Adilabad district on Friday to meet families of farmers who have allegedly committed suicide and rally the ca......

  • China, India to explore mutually acceptable resolution of border dispute: Prime Minister Modi
China, India to explore mutually acceptable resolution of border dispute: Prime Minister Modi.
15 May, 2015. \\ National.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the Chinese leadership to adopt a fresh approach to contentious issues affecting relations between India and China so that the two sides could play a great...

  • Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins key China visit
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins key China visit.
14 May, 2015. \\ National.

Indian PM Narendra Modi has begun a three-day visit to China as the two countries seek to boost economic co-operation.Mr Modi will meet Chinese President Xi Jinping in Xian, capital of Mr Xi's home pr......

  • Supreme Court rejects plea of telecom companies for licence extension
Supreme Court rejects plea of telecom companies for licence extension.
14 May, 2015. \\ National.

The Supreme Court has dismissed a batch of petitions filed by various telecom companies, including Vodafone and Bharti Airtel, seeking extension of their spectrum licences."We see no merit. The petiti...

  • Two Indians among five killed in Kabul guest house siege
Two Indians among five killed in Kabul guest house siege.
14 May, 2015. \\ National.

Gunmen stormed a guest house popular with foreigners in the Afghan capital on Wednesday evening, killing at least five people including an American and two Indian citizens, officials said.Authorities ......

  • Cabinet approves changes in child labour law
Cabinet approves changes in child labour law.
13 May, 2015. \\ National.

The Union cabinet approved an amendment to the Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation Bill) Act that will ban the employment of children below 14 years of age in all commercial enterprises. However,...

  • Supreme Court issues guidelines on central government advertisements
Supreme Court issues guidelines on central government advertisements.
13 May, 2015. \\ National.

Issuing fresh guidelines, the Supreme Court on Wednesday restrained the government from using pictures of political leaders, ministers, bureaucrats in government advertisements.The apex court has also......